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A body made of glass : a history of hypochondria  Cover Image Book Book

A body made of glass : a history of hypochondria / Caroline Crampton.

Crampton, Caroline, (author.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780063273900
  • ISBN: 006327390X
  • ISBN: 9780063273894
  • ISBN: 0063273896
  • Physical Description: 321 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First U.S. edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2024]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 285-310) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction: The people made of glass -- The origins of the ancient malady -- All disease begins in the gut -- Sharp belchings and windy melancholy -- Spirits, vapors, and nerves -- The rise and rise of the quack -- All in my head -- We know too much -- The mind-body problem.
Subject: Crampton, Caroline > Mental health.
Crampton, Caroline > Health.
Illness anxiety disorder > Popular works.
Illness anxiety disorder > History.
Illness anxiety disorder in literature.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Town of Plymouth.

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Pease Public Library 616.85 CRAMPTON
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